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$650,000 + GST (if any)


Small Rural Holding


Seldom available in the Dipton area are rural holdings of this type.

Excellent opportunity to enter into the farming world and secure your first farm, or would make a good local addition to an already existing business.


Land Area

32 ha

Nearest Town

Dipton 4.5km, Lumsden 16km, Winton 32km, Invercargill 62km.

Primary School

Dipton Primary.

Secondary School

Northern Southland College.

Freezing Works

Alliance, Lorneville.

Salesyards

Lorneville.

Present Condition ( areas approx):

Currently run in conjunction with the vendors adjoining neighbouring property.

Contour Description:

Flat to gentle to rolling steeper country.

Soil Types:

Gore soils on the flats, Waikoikoi silt loam soils on the hills.

Average Rainfall

915mm.

Weeds:

Normal farm maintenance programme.

Main Paddocks

19

Water Supply

No independent water supply, run as part of adjoining farm.

Fertiliser

Recommendations from Ballance based on soil tests. Overseer Nutrient Budget (whole farm) available.

Nitrogen used

About 100 kg/ha of Urea used on Brassica crops. In some years up to 30 kg nitrogen per hectare used on some pasture areas. Overseer Nutrient Budget (whole farm) available.

Access & Roads

Access off Lumsden-Dipton Highway.

Supplements

At valuation/by negotiation.

Supplement made on Farm

100-400 bales of baleage, depending on the season.

Homestead

North facing, sunny, two bedroom cottage (built 2018) with open plan kitchen, living and dining. Shower and bath separate in bathroom, separate toilet. Yunca multi fuel fire, attached two bay carport. Spectacular views across the Oreti River and Dipton Flats to the Takitimu mountains.

Farm Buildings

Older hay shed.

Farm Chattels (Plant & Machinery)

Three electric fence units, two at pump shed at Bell Road and one at Red Block shed.

Gravel Pits

Small amount of rotten rock available.

Shelter & Trees

Historical oak plantings, poplars, eucalyptus, pond with red tussocks.

Wintered Stock (numbers approx)

Run in conjunction with vendors adjoining land, running ewes, hoggets, cattle, dairy cows wintered on swedes over 2012-2018, plus dairy heifers over 2015-2018.

Current Stock

Normally carry 3,500 ewes, 900-1,000 hoggets, 120 mixed cattle.

Production

Over whole farm: Cattle weight 270kg at 18 months to 290 to 320kg carcass weight.
Lambing 138-144%. Weights average 18-18.75kg. Date: 8-10 Sept.

TB Status

CM.

Philip Ryan
Philip Ryan

Farm Sales

P03 218 8959
M027 432 5770


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Paula Laughton
Paula Laughton

Farm Sales

P03 218 8959
M027 533 1268


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